White Wines of France Dinner Party

Bill and Brenda's

Tasted February 24, 2008 by Pinot Evil with 407 views

Introduction

We hosted a dinner party with our dear friends, the Sextons, Rays, Williams and Evans. We had 9 flights of french white wine, a grand dinner with close friends.

Menu
Flight Appetizer
Smoked Salmon
Cheese
1 Trimbach Riesling

Salad Course - Seated
2 Pepiere Muscadet Clos Des Briords
3 Chateau Tracy Pouilly Fume
Organic Green Salad with Goat Cheese
French Bread
4 Château Carbonnieux Blanc

Main Course
5 Louis Jadot Macon Villages
6 William Fevre Montmains Chablis
7 Louis Jadot Meursault
8 Vincent Girardin Champ Gains Puligny Montrachet
Platter of roasted shellfish with lime butter sauce
Asparagus with tarragon sherry vinaigrette
Risotto Alla Milanese

Dessert Course
9 Chateau Raymond Lafon
Chocolate Cups with Chocolate Mousse
Assorted Roquefort Cheese

Coffee

Flight 1 (1 note)

White
2005 Trimbach Riesling France, Alsace
88 points
Wine #1 of White Wines of France Tasting Party, not a sweet German Riesling,

Flight 2 (1 note)

White
2006 Domaine de la Pépière Muscadet de Sèvre-et-Maine sur lie Vieilles Vignes Clos des Briords France, Loire Valley, Pays Nantais, Muscadet de Sèvre-et-Maine sur lie
87 points
Wine #2 White Wines of France Tasting Party

Flight 3 (1 note)

White
2005 Château de Tracy Pouilly-Fumé France, Loire Valley, Upper Loire, Pouilly-Fumé
87 points
Wine #3 White Wines of France Tasting Party

Flight 4 (1 note)

White
2004 Château Carbonnieux Blanc France, Bordeaux, Graves, Pessac-Léognan
88 points
Wine # 4 of Wines of France Tasting Party

Flight 5 (1 note)

White
2006 Louis Jadot Mâcon-Villages France, Burgundy, Mâconnais, Mâcon-Villages
85 points
Wine #5 White Wines of France Tasting Party, Jolly Rancher Sour Apple

Flight 6 (1 note)

White
2005 Domaine William Fèvre Chablis 1er Cru Montmains France, Burgundy, Chablis, Chablis 1er Cru
90 points
Wine #6 White Wines of France Tasting Party

Flight 7 (1 note)

White
2004 Louis Jadot Meursault France, Burgundy, Côte de Beaune, Meursault
91 points
Wine #7 White Wines of France Tasting Party

Flight 8 (1 note)

White
2005 Domaine / Maison Vincent Girardin Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru Les Champs-Gain France, Burgundy, Côte de Beaune, Puligny-Montrachet 1er Cru
91 points
Wine # 8 White Wines of France Tasting Party, wine of the night

Flight 9 (2 notes)

White - Sweet/Dessert
2003 Château Raymond-Lafon France, Bordeaux, Sauternais, Sauternes
93 points
Wine #9 White Wines of France Tasting Party, served with roquefort, the perfect pairing.
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